sd9043ac is a free online Railroad Discussion Forum and Railroad Photo Gallery for railroaders, railfans, model railroaders and anyone else who is interested in railroads. We cover a wide variety of topics, including freight trains, passenger and commuter railroads, rail news and information, tourist railroads, railway museums and railroad history.

  1. Canpotex Power

    Canpotex Power

    A pair of SD9043AC locomotives lead a westbound Conpotex unit train into the curves after crossing the Deschutes river in the Columbia River Gorge. Evening light just before sunset softens the colors.
  2. Matched Set

    Matched Set

    UP SD9043AC units 8291 and 8290 roll a loaded grainer westbound at Celilo.
  3. UP  SD9043AC

    UP SD9043AC

    Lead unit on a coal train, on a siding in Nelson. Ektachrome scan.
  4. Coal Drag

    Coal Drag

    A U.P.empty coal drag going thru Edmonds Wa.with all U.P. SD9043AC power southbound on the BNSF main line #2.
  5. UP #8082 SD9043AC Pine Junction

    UP #8082 SD9043AC Pine Junction

  6. CP SD9043AC 9104

    CP SD9043AC 9104

    CP SD9043AC 9104 leads train 301 at the west switch of Marathon siding. He had to stop due to mantience of way crews on the tracks near Coldwell siding. He was stopped for 20 minutes so I got really bored waiting as I just had my camera.... Anywase the wait paid of big time with this picture...
  7. CP SD9043AC 9142

    CP SD9043AC 9142

    CP SD9043AC 9142 is on train 108 stopped in the siding at Marathon for a 109 and 101.


    Canadian Pacific SD9043AC 9129 is seen from Marathon Skate Park pulling SOO 6010, 6011 with mixed freight on train 274. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

Affiliate Disclosure: We may receive a commision from some of the links and ads shown on this website (Learn More Here)